James began writing for music magazines in the UK during the '90s. After a few failed attempts at a DJ career, he carved out a living reviewing DJ and music production gear. Now he lives in the Bay Area, covering drones, fitness tech and culture, though he keeps his DJ gear plugged in and on show. You never know.
How to shoot your next adventure like a pro
Athletes and video pros share their go to gear and tips.
Engadget’s guide to all the outdoor gear you need this summer
Gear and gadgets and more for the trail, backyard and beyond.
Petcube's Bites 2 and Play 2 are smart speakers in disguise
Mover over Rover, let Alexa take over.
Boosted’s Rev scooter is an inconveniently fun powerhouse
This aint no average two-wheeler.
Omura's Series 1 cannabis vaporizer uses 'flower cartridges'
Grinders be damned.
DJI Osmo Action review: A worthy GoPro rival
The drone-maker fights back.
The next frontier for cannabis vapes: mood-specific formulas
Your next oil cartridge might promise more than welding you to the couch.
Amazon Kindle review (2019): The Paperwhite gets a run for its money
Let there be light.
What we're listening to in March: Star Wars and 'Keeping the Rave Alive'
Listening to Lucas' classics (yes, really) and a podcast for the ravers.